Period
to 28 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 62 43 47
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 843 652 1,271
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.65% 6.40% 5.49%
As % of the Vendors category 11.66% 17.09% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 600 469 1,060
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,400 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% -5.56%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,229 3,814 9,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.85% 37.43% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,860 2,959 7,483
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley -7 305 £45,000 - 66
Hampshire -37 215 £47,500 +8.57% 42
Surrey -21 175 £50,000 -4.76% 26
Buckinghamshire +13 125 £42,750 +14.00% 16
Berkshire -20 123 £49,000 +6.52% 35
West Sussex +26 65 £41,000 +1.23% 11
Oxfordshire -14 58 £37,500 -12.28% 15
Kent -56 31 £45,000 +13.92% 17
East Sussex -8 28 £35,000 - 4
Home Counties - 3 £47,500 -
Middlesex -8 1 £39,000 -22.00%
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 541 (64.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 528 (62.63%) Windows
3 479 (56.82%) Azure
4 408 (48.40%) Microsoft
5 397 (47.09%) Active Directory
6 336 (39.86%) Microsoft 365
7 325 (38.55%) Windows Server
8 249 (29.54%) Linux
9 212 (25.15%) AWS
10 202 (23.96%) Social Skills
11 193 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 190 (22.54%) Citrix
13 189 (22.42%) Firewall
14 159 (18.86%) DevOps
15 156 (18.51%) Cisco
16 148 (17.56%) Hyper-V
17 139 (16.49%) ITIL
17 139 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
18 130 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
19 129 (15.30%) Data Centre
20 128 (15.18%) SQL
20 128 (15.18%) Finance
21 119 (14.12%) Windows 10
22 117 (13.88%) PowerShell
23 116 (13.76%) SQL Server
23 116 (13.76%) DNS
24 114 (13.52%) WAN
25 113 (13.40%) Python
25 113 (13.40%) Security Cleared
26 112 (13.29%) Degree

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 94 (11.15%) SharePoint
2 78 (9.25%) MS Exchange
3 75 (8.90%) Apache
4 43 (5.10%) GemFire
5 38 (4.51%) Apache Spark
6 24 (2.85%) IIS
7 18 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.02%) Jetty
9 15 (1.78%) JBoss
9 15 (1.78%) nginx
10 14 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.83%) Confluence
13 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.59%) CMS
14 5 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.59%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.59%) WordPress
15 4 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 60 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.12%) Blender
4 1 (0.12%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 479 (56.82%) Azure
2 336 (39.86%) Microsoft 365
3 212 (25.15%) AWS
4 84 (9.96%) IaaS
5 68 (8.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 66 (7.83%) SaaS
7 49 (5.81%) GitHub
8 47 (5.58%) GCP
9 37 (4.39%) Serverless
10 35 (4.15%) PaaS
11 28 (3.32%) Amazon Kinesis
12 27 (3.20%) Power Platform
13 26 (3.08%) OneDrive
14 23 (2.73%) OpenShift
15 13 (1.54%) Azure Storage
16 12 (1.42%) PowerApps
17 11 (1.30%) Nutanix
18 9 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
19 8 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
19 8 (0.95%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 189 (22.42%) Firewall
2 116 (13.76%) DNS
3 114 (13.52%) WAN
4 109 (12.93%) LAN
5 98 (11.63%) DHCP
6 89 (10.56%) SAN
7 63 (7.47%) VPN
8 49 (5.81%) VLAN
9 45 (5.34%) VoIP
10 40 (4.74%) TCP/IP
11 36 (4.27%) Network Security
12 30 (3.56%) SNMP
13 29 (3.44%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (2.73%) Wireless
15 22 (2.61%) Internet
15 22 (2.61%) MPLS
16 18 (2.14%) NAS
16 18 (2.14%) PBX
17 17 (2.02%) SMTP
17 17 (2.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 56 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
3 53 (6.29%) HBase
4 51 (6.05%) Relational Database
5 46 (5.46%) NoSQL
6 41 (4.86%) Big Data
7 39 (4.63%) MariaDB
8 37 (4.39%) Redis
9 32 (3.80%) MySQL
10 23 (2.73%) Power BI
11 17 (2.02%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (1.07%) InfluxDB
15 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
15 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.71%) Power Query
17 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 83 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 75 (8.90%) Jenkins
3 48 (5.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 43 (5.10%) Cucumber
4 43 (5.10%) JUnit
5 38 (4.51%) Cypress.io
5 38 (4.51%) Eclipse
5 38 (4.51%) Gradle
5 38 (4.51%) IntelliJ
5 38 (4.51%) Protractor
5 38 (4.51%) Storybook
6 36 (4.27%) Mockito
7 28 (3.32%) Artifactory
8 22 (2.61%) SonarQube
9 17 (2.02%) GitLab
10 16 (1.90%) Vagrant
11 14 (1.66%) JIRA
11 14 (1.66%) Maven
12 6 (0.71%) Zephyr
13 5 (0.59%) Bitbucket
General
1 202 (23.96%) Social Skills
2 128 (15.18%) Finance
3 65 (7.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 63 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (7.12%) Law
6 47 (5.58%) Telecoms
7 46 (5.46%) Banking
8 36 (4.27%) Retail
9 26 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
10 25 (2.97%) Documentation Skills
11 21 (2.49%) Public Sector
12 20 (2.37%) Organisational Skills
13 18 (2.14%) Aerospace
14 16 (1.90%) Marketing
15 13 (1.54%) Legal
16 12 (1.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (1.19%) Electronics
17 10 (1.19%) French Language
17 10 (1.19%) Manufacturing
18 9 (1.07%) German Language
Job Titles
1 160 (18.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 115 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 107 (12.69%) Architect
4 80 (9.49%) Analyst
5 76 (9.02%) IT Engineer
6 48 (5.69%) Developer
7 46 (5.46%) IT Support
8 45 (5.34%) Consultant
9 41 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 38 (4.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 37 (4.39%) IT Support Engineer
12 36 (4.27%) Support Analyst
12 36 (4.27%) Systems Engineer
13 35 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
14 34 (4.03%) Infrastructure Support
14 34 (4.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 34 (4.03%) IT Manager
14 34 (4.03%) Software Engineer
15 33 (3.91%) 2nd Line Support
15 33 (3.91%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.00%) Kafka
2 56 (6.64%) JSON
3 54 (6.41%) CSS
4 52 (6.17%) Spring
5 49 (5.81%) RabbitMQ
6 40 (4.74%) AngularJS
6 40 (4.74%) Node.js
6 40 (4.74%) React
7 39 (4.63%) RESTful
8 38 (4.51%) Express
8 38 (4.51%) Redux
8 38 (4.51%) Spark Streaming
8 38 (4.51%) Tailwind CSS
8 38 (4.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 36 (4.27%) AssertJ
9 36 (4.27%) Play Framework
9 36 (4.27%) WireMock
10 25 (2.97%) LAMP
11 24 (2.85%) LAPP Stack
12 18 (2.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 129 (15.30%) Data Centre
2 76 (9.02%) Public Cloud
3 53 (6.29%) Linux Command Line
4 50 (5.93%) Replication
5 39 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 37 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
7 31 (3.68%) Private Cloud
8 27 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 25 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (2.85%) User Experience
11 16 (1.90%) Cyberattack
11 16 (1.90%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.66%) Cyber Defence
13 11 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 10 (1.19%) Cybercrime
15 9 (1.07%) Legacy Systems
15 9 (1.07%) Smartphone
15 9 (1.07%) Social Media
16 8 (0.95%) CMDB
16 8 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 528 (62.63%) Windows
2 325 (38.55%) Windows Server
3 249 (29.54%) Linux
4 119 (14.12%) Windows 10
5 74 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (8.54%) Unix
7 66 (7.83%) Windows Server 2019
8 64 (7.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 48 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 42 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (3.44%) Windows 7
12 20 (2.37%) VMS
13 17 (2.02%) CentOS
14 16 (1.90%) Windows 8
15 15 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (1.66%) Apple iOS
17 12 (1.42%) Android
18 11 (1.30%) Solaris
19 10 (1.19%) SUSE
20 9 (1.07%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (22.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 159 (18.86%) DevOps
3 139 (16.49%) ITIL
3 139 (16.49%) Problem-Solving
4 130 (15.42%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (11.15%) Cybersecurity
6 90 (10.68%) Presales
7 85 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 77 (9.13%) CI/CD
9 75 (8.90%) Business Continuity
10 71 (8.42%) Computer Science
10 71 (8.42%) Project Management
11 68 (8.07%) Software Engineering
12 67 (7.95%) Migration
13 62 (7.35%) Software Testing
14 59 (7.00%) Microservices
15 47 (5.58%) Analytics
15 47 (5.58%) Validation
16 46 (5.46%) Customer Engagement
17 44 (5.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 128 (15.18%) SQL
2 117 (13.88%) PowerShell
3 113 (13.40%) Python
4 90 (10.68%) Java
5 41 (4.86%) Bash
5 41 (4.86%) Shell Script
6 38 (4.51%) Groovy
7 36 (4.27%) C#
8 26 (3.08%) C
9 24 (2.85%) Perl
10 21 (2.49%) JavaScript
11 14 (1.66%) Java 8
12 10 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.83%) C++
14 6 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.36%) R
16 2 (0.24%) Bicep
16 2 (0.24%) COBOL
16 2 (0.24%) HLASM
16 2 (0.24%) REXX
Qualifications
1 113 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 112 (13.29%) Degree
3 111 (13.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (7.95%) SC Cleared
5 66 (7.83%) MCSE
6 56 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (5.46%) CCNA
8 36 (4.27%) OCP
8 36 (4.27%) Oracle Certification
9 29 (3.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (2.37%) DBS Check
11 19 (2.25%) MCSA
12 17 (2.02%) CCA
12 17 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (1.90%) DV Cleared
14 13 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
16 8 (0.95%) CCNP
17 6 (0.71%) CISSP
18 5 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.88%) SLA
2 19 (2.25%) QA
3 18 (2.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.95%) GDPR
6 4 (0.47%) GxP
6 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.36%) DICOM
7 3 (0.36%) NCSC
7 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.24%) NIST
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
System Software
1 541 (64.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 397 (47.09%) Active Directory
3 148 (17.56%) Hyper-V
4 79 (9.37%) VMware ESXi
5 76 (9.02%) vSphere
6 64 (7.59%) Docker
7 38 (4.51%) HDFS
8 36 (4.27%) VMware Workstation
9 33 (3.91%) Virtual Servers
10 32 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
11 27 (3.20%) Virtual Desktop
12 23 (2.73%) KVM
12 23 (2.73%) XenApp
13 19 (2.25%) VMware NSX
14 10 (1.19%) XenDesktop
15 9 (1.07%) Xen
16 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.83%) VirtualBox
18 6 (0.71%) VMware Server
19 3 (0.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 103 (12.22%) Ansible
1 103 (12.22%) SCCM
2 70 (8.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 59 (7.00%) Kubernetes
4 45 (5.34%) Terraform
5 41 (4.86%) vCenter Server
6 33 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (3.20%) WSUS
8 22 (2.61%) Puppet
9 19 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
10 17 (2.02%) Packer
11 15 (1.78%) SCOM
12 14 (1.66%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 14 (1.66%) Consul
13 13 (1.54%) Backup Exec
14 11 (1.30%) NetBackup
15 10 (1.19%) Grafana
16 9 (1.07%) logstash
16 9 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
17 8 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 408 (48.40%) Microsoft
2 190 (22.54%) Citrix
3 156 (18.51%) Cisco
4 97 (11.51%) Veeam
5 66 (7.83%) HP
6 56 (6.64%) Dell
7 49 (5.81%) Red Hat
8 46 (5.46%) Okta
9 38 (4.51%) SolarWinds
10 36 (4.27%) EMC
11 35 (4.15%) Oracle
12 31 (3.68%) NetApp
13 27 (3.20%) Palo Alto
14 26 (3.08%) Symantec
15 20 (2.37%) IBM
16 19 (2.25%) Juniper
17 17 (2.02%) ServiceNow
18 16 (1.90%) Aruba
18 16 (1.90%) Zscaler
19 15 (1.78%) 3PAR